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					                      HOMECOMING 2009 SCHEDULE
                                                  Listing as of June 3, 2009
                                    (please note that this list is a draft and changes daily)
Date/Time
                              Keep checking back at www.lincolnmaine.org for further details!


                              13th Edition Lincoln Wiffleball Tournament @ M.A. practice fields
July 11th                        Reserve your spot in advance by calling Jason Clay at 827-4692
9:00 a.m.
                     Website: www.lincolnwiffle.us Sponsored by Katahdin Cellular –US Cellular Agent

                                                  Homecoming Golf Tourney
July 12th
                       Must sign up in advance by calling JaTo Highlands at 794-2433. Great pool of prizes.
7:00 a.m.-3:00p.m.
                                    Sponsored by JaTo Highlands & Homecoming Committee.

July 16th
                                        Town of Lincoln Annual Yard Sale at Ballard Hill
9-4

July 16th                                            Craft Fair at Hannaford’s
9 – 2 p.m.                 Tables available for local crafters. All proceeds to benefit the March of Dimes

                                     Friends of the Lincoln Memorial Library book sale –
July 16th                  Held on the Library lawn. This annual event is an excellent fundraiser for the
8-3 p.m.                                     organization. (Rain Date will be Friday)
                                    Sponsored by the Friends of the Lincoln Memorial Library

July 16th -19th
                              Open House at the Little Red Schoolhouse and Park – W.Broadway
10:00-3:00 p.m.

                         Open House at the Lincoln Historical Society Museum, also on West Broadway
July 16th -19th      If you have never seen the collection of antiques that are in the building, you must stop by!
10:00-3:00 p.m.                          Contact Jeanette King at 794-8996 for more info.
                                            Sponsored by the Lincoln Historical Society

                       “It’s Back” Photo Pet Show Awards at the Lincoln Memorial Library. Categories
       th              voted upon include: Prettiest, funniest, smartest, most original, best dressed and more.
July 16
                         Participants will be awarded a certificate for first, second, and third places in all
2:00 p.m.
                            categories. Contact the Library to pre-register and display your pet’s photo.
                         Sponsored by the Lincoln Memorial Library – please call 794-2765 for more info.

July 16th
                     Family Project Contest Awards at the Lincoln Memorial Library. Don’t miss the
                     opportunity work as a team to create a fun display out of recycled materials! Judging will
3:00 p.m.
                     be done by the staff at the Lincoln Memorial Library!

                                               62nd Annual River Driver's Supper
                                                     Ludden's Field in Lincoln
July 16th
                          Bean hole beans, biscuits, coleslaw and hotdogs by the riverside! Rain or Shine.
4-6 p.m.
                            Sponsored by the First Congo Church Men’s Club and Pilgrim Daughters.


                                           Street Dance At Veteran’s Memorial Square
       th            This event is geared toward the younger crowd but all are welcome to attend. The music is
July 16
                                      DJ’d by Josh Ireland. This is a free event. Rain or Shine!
7:00- 10:00p.m.
                                             Sponsored by the Homecoming Committee.
              HOMECOMING 2009 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
                                                        M.U.S.I.C. Gospel Concert
July 16th
                                1st United Methodist Church of Lincoln – Contact Donna Welch 738-2383
7:00 pm
                          Last year this array of music was a nice compliment following the Riverdrivers Supper.

July 16th -19th                         Vendors and Kid’s Games at Veterans Memorial Square
Starting at 10:00 a.m.                     in downtown Lincoln – Bring your pocketbook!

                                                 Mainely Rent to Own Annual Yard Sale
July 17th                        The location of this event will be on West Broadway. Many new, damaged
9:00 a.m. -noon                          & used items to be sold. Great for the bargain shoppers.
                                     For more information contact Mainely Rent to Own at 794-6992.

                                                         Municipal Service’s Day
July 17th
                                 Bring the kids to Cobb Field to see the displays of Public Safety equipment
11:00-2:00
                                         by area organizations. K-9 Demo, Iris scanning and more!

                                                     Roaming Railroad Train Rides
July 17th
                              Take a ride along the designated route to see the sights while the whistle blows!
11:00-7:00
                                   Sponsored free of charge by Katahdin Cellular – US Cellular Agent

                                                    Open House at Lakeside Art Gallery
July 17th                Sign up for a free portrait package giveaway and enjoy free refreshments. You can find the
12:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.                      art gallery next to the Community Gazebo on Main Street.
                               For more information, contact Steve Ruhl at 794-2784 or www.ruhlphoto.com.

                                             Children’s Beach Events at Prince Thomas Park
July 17th                Events will include a water balloon toss, life jacket relay, messy obstacle course and more!
12:00-3:00 p.m.                                        Join us for an afternoon of fun.
                                                    Sponsored by the Lincoln Rec. Dept.

July 17th                                               Friendship Baseball Game
3:00 p.m.                                            Lincoln vs. Howland at Cobb Field

                                                       Annual B-B-Q at the Beach
July 17th                Dinner will include boneless chicken breast, a variety of salads, drinks & dessert. All this
5:00-7:00 p.m.                       for only $5.00! A perfect complement to the Tony Boffa Big Band.
                                                 Sponsored by Community Evangel Temple

                                                  Northern Lights Dance Art Special
July 17th
                            Come out to the gazebo and see area dancers’ age 6-14 dance along the lakeshore!
6:00-7:00
                                  Sponsored by Shelbi Cote, Instructor of Northern Lights Dance Arts

                                     The Tony Boffa Big Band under the big tent in Veteran’s Square.
                            This is a FREE concert and a must see. The Tony Boffa Big Band features genuine
                          versatility and consists of keyboard, guitar, bass & drums. They boast two tremendous
July 17th                 wind players; one that plays trumpet and flugelhorn and the other plays tenor, alto and
7:00-10:00 p.m.           soprano sax. Although everyone in the band is a reliable lead vocalist, they feature two
                              front singers. This band continues to build its reputation as THE band to hire.
                                          Sponsored by Town of Lincoln Homecoming Committee.


                                                  Annual Mason’s Homecoming Breakfast
                            This event will be held at the Masonic Lodge. Menu will be pancakes, juice, bacon or
July 18th
                           sausage, & coffee. All you can eat for a great price of $3.00 adults and $2.00 children.
6:30 – 9:00 a.m.
             HOMECOMING 2009 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
                                                   Open House at Lakeside Art Gallery
July 18th               Sign up for a free portrait package giveaway and enjoy free refreshments. You can find the
10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.                    art gallery next to the Community Gazebo on Main Street.
                              For more information, contact Steve Ruhl at 794-2784 or www.ruhlphoto.com.

                                                    Roaming Railroad Train Rides
July 17th                    Take a ride along the designated route to see the sights while the whistle blows!
10:00-7:00 p.m.                       Train rides will be unavailable until after the Grand Parade.
                                  Sponsored free of charge by Katahdin Cellular – US Cellular Agent

                                                             Children’s Parade
July 18th
                           Starting at the Public Safety building. Be creative kids, and fit with this year’s theme
10:15 a.m.
                                                       “Funny Sitcoms of TV-Land”.

                                 “Funny Sitcoms of TV-Land” 2009 Annual Homecoming Parade
July 18th
                        “Laughing together while honoring our past- Lincoln celebrates 180 years.” Everyone is
11 a.m.
                                     encouraged to participate!! Road closures will be expected.

                                      United Methodist Church 170th Anniversary Open House
                          Celebrate the 170th anniversary of the construction of the building (1839) by taking a
July 18th
                                        guided tour to talk about the history of the church. There
All Day
                                will also be an invitation for folks who have been members to return on
                                          Sunday for morning services and a church luncheon.

                             NASCAR Maine Super Cup League Cars on display at Veteran’s Square
July 18th
                        Come out and meet the driver’s of the Maine’s own Super cup League! New this year will
All Day
                          be the Breast Cancer Awareness car among others! Website: mainesupercups.com

July 18th                                      Barbara’s School of Dance at Gazebo.
Immediately after              Come and enjoy our local girls dancing and performing from dance school.
parade                                            This is definitely a crowd pleaser!

July 18th                             Annual Chicken B-B-Q at Cole Whitney Ford Parking Lot.
Immediately after                      This is a great feast for a great price! Only $5.00 per plate.
parade                                              Sponsored by Knights of Columbus

                                               12th Annual Historical Society Auction
       th
July 18                    Held at Veteran’s Memorial square under the tent. Save hundreds of dollars on new
 1:30 p.m.                   merchandise and quality services. Some seating available, sit back and enjoy.
                                             Sponsored by the Lincoln Historical Society.

                           4th Annual Cruise-In at the Gillmor’s Family Ice Cream & Lincoln Car Wash.
July 18th
                         Come and see the antique cars of yesterday and new ones too while enjoying tasty treats
2:00 p.m.
                                                   and the music of DJ Ray Grindle.

                                         3 on 3 Basketball Tourney at Prince Thomas Park
July 18th                            Teams will consist of 3 or 4 members, age 15 years and up.
1:30 p.m.               Double Elimination. The entry fee is $5.00 per person. Prizes will be awarded to winners.
                                        Contact the Lincoln Rec. Dept. at 794-6548 to register.

                                                  Celtic Circle – A taste of Irish music
July 18th
                                   Join us at the big tent in Veteran’s Square following the Auction for
3:00 p.m.
                                        some old fashioned Irish music! A show not to be missed!

                                          Annual Alumni Dinner at Mattanawcook Academy
July 18th
                                           A great way to catch up with previous classmates!
4:30 p.m.
                                                    Sponsored by the MA Alumni.
             HOMECOMING 2009 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
                                                    Pre- Fireworks Music Show
                                          Featuring Lenny & Mysfitz & Roberts Rock
July 18th             Guaranteed to entertain us at Cobb field with a performance of country, blues and some
6:00 p.m.              southern rock to get us in the mood for our fireworks display. Dancing is encouraged!
                                    But bring your chairs if you just want to sit back and enjoy.
                                                  Sponsored by the Town of Lincoln

                                                   Spectacular Fireworks Show
July 18th                   At Cobb field, next to MJHS. There will be entertainment on the field prior.
9:15 ish                                    Don’t miss this 25 minute fireworks show!!
                                                 Sponsored by the Town of Lincoln

                                        PVH & Sprint for Life 5K Wellness Road Race
                                                  $5.00 Suggested Donation Fee
July 19th                     Grab your sneakers and your friends and participate for a great cause!
7:15-8:00 Reg                             Kids under 10 are free. Giveaways and prizes.
8:00 Race Begins        You can pre-register by going to Penobscot Valley Hospital’s website at pvhme.org
                             and clicking on What’s New, however same day registration is available.
                               Contact Robin L. Carr-Slauenwhite for further information 794-7242.

                                                    4th Annual ATV Poker Run
July 19th                        Start time to be announced. Cash prizes will be given and the run
Time TBA                                          finishes with a pig roast and BBQ.
                                          Sponsored by the Dwinal Pond 4 Seasons Club.

                                              3 on 3 Basketball Tourney Continues
       th             Taking place at Prince Thomas Park. Teams will consist of 3 or 4 members, age 15 years
July 19
                     and up. Double elimination. The entry fee is $5.00 per person. Trophies will be awarded to
1:00
                       winners. Contact the Lincoln Rec. Dept. at 794-6458 to register, or stop into the Town
                                            Office. Sponsored by the Lincoln Rec. Dept.

July 19th
                                            Waterfront Estate Auction and Social
Preview 11:30-1:00
                                         Food and music on water. More details to follow
Auction 1:00

                                                  The Stewarts - Free concert
July 19th
                       Taking place at the Full Gospel Tabernacle. The free concert will close with brownie
                            sundaes for all. For more information, call Anita McCafferty at 794-4006.

				
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